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Apr 1, 2012 7:00pm EDT
a red jacket and blue jeans, observes a black male wearing a gray hooded sweat shirt laying face down in the grass. he questions the man in the red jacket who admits to shooting the subject and still being armed. secures a .9-millimeter gun the. a very tight time window, according to senior law enforcement instructor alex mann. >> you really want to know what happened in those couple of minutes. were they still running? was he looking for trayvon? was trayvon heading out of there? in those two minutes you don't know what exactly happened. >> 7:19. two minutes after smith a second officer arrives who observes zimmerman already in officer smith's custody. sometime between 7:19 and 7:30 he says he tries to get a response from the subject on the ground. a sergeant arrives, checks a pulse. there is none. both officers begin cpr. another sergeant arrives and takes over chest compressions. the fire department arrives. attempts to revive the subject. at 7:30 a paramedic pronounces the subject, trayvon martin, dead. then the police report says zimmerman is placed in the back of officer smith's
Feb 20, 2011 10:00am PST
-american males. >> a new study found that oakland is hardly alone. schools around the country are failing black males. nationally the graduation rate for black high school boys is just 47%. in california the numbers are only slightly better. a 54% graduation rate for african-american males. 78% for whites. males in new york and philadelphia fared among the worst with 28% graduation rate. they did the best in new jersey, they say money and historic lack of it is to blame. >> inequality of the distribution of educational resources in this country. >> they say black males are prnd more and given less opportunities in class than their white peers. they say it's possible to make a lasting change. the principal's mother that only had a fifth grade education, she is living proof that teachers make a difference. >> it the opportunity. >> this one got us talking. chris is what program in oakland to address this issue, but it's not just of an oakland problem? >>, no it's nationwide. what we're experiencing in oakland we're experiencing in parts of l.a., in d.c.. in new orleans. new york, really every urb
Oct 2, 2011 5:30am PDT
real affirmative kinds of things that are going to happen for black males for ìáhp &hc& otherwise the rising tide swamps the boat. >> how do you raise young black men's votes? what do you do? >> i think what's important, the resources get to the places they need to be, as missy suggested.r at levels where teachers, administrators don't get them, so they can't bring the necessary resources. we also have to make sure young black men are in places that are cull fewer ali affirming. there are other black menifedyv& 1Ârgm v:achievements. many of our schools treat black boys as if it's fast food service. if we look at the national rates, we're seeing graduation rates about 47% of black males graduate high school on time in the united states. in 2010. >> what's going on with our boys? >> schools, they don't see schools as a place that love them, that really deeply care about them, and otherwise are preparing them. isconnection starts very, very early. second, third, fourth grade, where a young man can go to school from kindergarten all the way through high school, and never have a black
Sep 2, 2012 8:00am EDT
of young black males. they have the worst grades, the lowest test scores and the highest dropout rates of all students in the country. data goes on and on as we have heard and recounted and talk about oprah winfrey the -- past how many years. young men of color charted away from educational success sites among the finding 65 percent of all males incarcerated in the united states are african-american or hispanic. penn state center for the study of race and equity in education officer an equally dismall snapshot in the college achievement study. if 2002 black men comprised only 4.23% of students enrolled of institutions of higher education. the same percentage that we had in 176. the shock foundation in 2010 reported that in 2008, 47% of black male students greated from u.s. high school on time. compared to 78% of white male students. joining me today are four very distinguished individuals. who have individually beaten the odds and gone on to date a great deal of other work. each set a high standard for leadership, integrity and frontline engagement. each is deeply an personally investe
Jul 24, 2012 7:00pm EDT
was 74. black males are killing black males on the streets of new orleans. byron pitts with the mayor who is out to stop it next. would you take it? well, there is. [ male announcer ] it's called ocuvite. a vitamin totally dedicated to your eyes, from the eye-care experts at bausch + lomb. as you age, eyes can lose vital nutrients. ocuvite helps replenish key eye nutrients. [ male announcer ] ocuvite has a unique formula not found in your multivitamin to help protect your eye health. now, that's a pill worth taking. [ male announcer ] ocuvite. help protect your eye health. ooh gas, take an antacid. oh, thanks. good luck. good luck to you. doesn't he know antacids won't help gas? oh, he knows. [ male announcer ] antacids don't relieve gas. gas-x is designed to relieve gas. gas-x. the gas xperts. nah. [ dennis' voice ] i bet he's got an allstate agent. they can save you up to 30% more by bundling your policies. well his dog's stupid. [ dennis' voice ] poodles are one of the world's smartest breeds. are you in good hands? you know you could just use bengay zero degrees. medicated pain relief
Jan 16, 2012 11:00pm EST
is a description of those suspects. the first is a black male approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall, the second suspect is described as a black man with a large build, and the third is also a black male with a medium build. anyone with information on the suspects is urged to call metro crimestoppers hot line. >> investigators in anne arundel county are searching for answers tonight after a body washed ashore in annapolis. the body was found around 8:00 this morning near the 2200 block of chesapeake harbor drive. an autopsy is now being performed to determine the exact cause of death. as you can well imagine and witness, sunday's win only ignited new passions among ravens fans who are ready to cheer the team on to the road to indianapolis. torrey smith met with excited fans at timonium where all decked out in purple to celebrate the team. kai reed is live at m&t bank stadium with the latest. >> it is won the to watch in the stadium or on tv, but for a lot of ravens fans, there is nothing like meeting their favorite players in person. >> we are excited for the ravens and we are just the baltimore
Oct 16, 2011 6:30am EDT
of america's first black male supermodels. that's what's going on in our world. up next. ♪ >>> welcome back to "our world with black enterprise." we've seen her on our tv screens for more than a decade. now, wendy raquel robinson shares the secret to creating memorable characters. i'm here with wendy raquel robinson. the legend. >> i'm like, really? >> we were just talking off camera about how i tweeted that she would be on the show and i got about 500 tweets right back. >> wow. >> people were so excited. >> but people -- >> tweet me, too. @wendyraquel. >> people were like tell tasha mack i said what's up. how does it feel to be so popular? >> it's interesting. i guess i don't really see it or feel it. being in los angeles everybody's an actor or something like that. it's when i go out of town, and it's like pinkie, regina, tasha. but it's wonderful. it's humbling. it's really an honor. >> that's pretty amazing. you had two really big roles in terms of how people see you. regina grier and now tasha mack. two very successful shows, both in syndication, both going really well. did you expect
Mar 22, 2012 3:00pm PDT
, he has his hand in his waste band. he is a black male. >> and the questions only grow from there. did police add evidence of a struggle to bolster the case? in a police account time stamped 2:28, there is no mention of zimmerman being bloody. but in a report filed an hour later, the officer writes zimmerman's back appeared to be wet, he was also bleeding from the nose and the back of his head. and the officer writes "at no point did i question zimmerman about the incident that had taken place" but a statement posted on the city's website says just the opposite "when the sanford police department arrived at the scene, mr. zimmerman provided a statement claiming he acted in self defen defense." so did they talk to him or not? joining me now is norton bonapart jr., the city manager of sanford, florida, and the man with the power to fire the police chief, and the jeff triplin, the mayor of sanford. the chief took a temporary leave today, did he step aside on his own or did you ask him? >> chief lee recognized that while he believes the police did a good job, the distraction he was bringin
Apr 3, 2012 4:00am PDT
you mean? >> we had eight burglaries in our neighborhood all perpetrated by young black males in the 15 months prior to trayvon being shot. it would have been nine -- there would have been nine but george zimmerman through his efforts of being a neighborhood watch captain helped stop one in progress. documented in the 911 calls february 2nd. my house was being robbed and george on his nightly rounds watched this burglary in progress, called sanford pd, waited for them, and helped ensure that nothing bad happened to my house. and it's documented the 911 call for february 2nd. that was my residence that george zimmerman helped stop -- >> let's talk about the eight priors. they were perpetrated by young black men. how many cases did they arrest people? how many were they actually convicted? >> one i know where the perpetrator was apprehended. it was a daylight robbery in january of this year. the young black male went in during the daytime just two houses down from where my place was. and he was apprehended five days later by by the sanford police on a tip from the general repair
Oct 16, 2012 9:30am PDT
out for your arrest? >> i did not know that. what for? >> blackmail. >> blackmail? i am a black male and assault. your left just ran out -- >> black male and assault. your love just ran out. >> the kingpins never seem to run out of luck, but they hardly ever get arrested. the special unit often feels they are tilting at windmills. >> turkish television actively helps promote the ideals of man and wife joined in matrimony. the country's tv supervisory board intervene when a man and woman were living together without being married in a popular tv series. the authorities said the main characters had to celebrate their wedding as quickly as possible. that was just fiction, but turks can also get married on tv for real, and the show is getting top ratings. for a conventional turkish wedding, the couple is selected by relatives. today, there are alternatives, including the hit tv show "marry me." the packaging might be new, but the goal is the same -- tying the nuptial not. traditionally in turkey, there's a stigma to not being married, so the tv show is a big deal for candidates. >> i rea
Dec 26, 2010 5:30am PST
there are plaque ministers that can have a genuine interest in young black males. i hope, indeed, his ministry to these young black males has been sincere and produced great truth. >> i think part of the reason people are combining these things is part of the response by eddie long, at least his church, it was unfamiliar to black folks. when he went on stable, very little. threw the mike like it was coming to america, walks off the thing and 5,000 people or 10,000 jump up in adoration and approval. >> i don't think that's so rare. >> someone arlgd that's kind of a cult personality. >> this is not new. this is not unusual. there have been many ministers, leaders in this country who have had a loyal following who have stood with them, given them the benefit of the doubt. perhaps that's what's happening. >> there isn't that much doubt. >> i don't know. i don't know. i wasn't there. >> what i would hope is that any christian, black, white, green or yellow, not outsource their faith to the authority of someone who is as fallible as they are. part of what we're talking about here is a vibrant public
Jul 1, 2011 12:00am PDT
by a black male. i am the only one in this high rent complex. i am also in the army reserves. on top of that, i am a college they knock -- i am a psychologist didn't. then knock on my door and i think, it cannot be me. they said to give them my clothes. take it. i can help you in any way i can. not a problem. they came back and said, come down, we want to talk with you. i said, no problem. i went down there and they took my photo i.d. from my job and said that the woman identified your photograph. i am the only one in the photographs line up with a necktie on. i am the only one who could afford to stay there where i work. to make a long story short, i found myself indicted in front of a jury that convicted me with no evidence and i was just shocked. my mother hired an appellate attorney. he was telling me all the time that i was in cousin, "you have to be patient, be patient, be patient." i got out and found out that he never filed the appeal. i lost it. i took a wooden cross out of railroad ties and a ticket to the court house and i yield myself to the cross. i mother told me when i was a c
Jun 19, 2011 11:00pm EDT
as a black male in his 50s, walked in the is store at least twice before actually committing the robbery. >> reporter: employees say he told them to move back before grabbing two dozen items and fleeing the store. >> two suspects, both being described as black males in their early 20s, basically broke into the one of the kiosks. is. >> surveillance tapes show two men breaking into a side maintenance door. >> people are really dire many sometimes, people don't have money for the food to feed themselves, let alone if they have a child. >> people are getting dissipate to feed their family, themselves or their addictions. >> reporter: now, anyone with information is asked to call the baltimore police 410-307- 2020. >> a florida family has an ebb that reason to celebrate. a father gave his son a gift that will last a lifetime. he gave him a kidney. brian had kidney problems all of his life, when it came time for the transplant, his father was the perfect match. they had the life-saving surgery this weekend. >> my wife and i got tested. i was the better match. that was it. there was no questio
Mar 24, 2011 6:00pm EDT
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Oct 13, 2011 6:30am EDT
. william is described as a light skined black male about 5 feet tall and weighs 85 pounds. now this is all a new picture right here captured at walgreens on york road of the message board overnight as they continued to get the message out. all across the area this morning, you can find information posted about the amber alert. now a vehicle registered to jane mcquain is also missing. and william could be with it. authorities are looking for a black 2011 honda crv with maryland tags 5ag9405. and you can log onto for the latest and the most updated information on this story. it's located in our slide show and if you have any information about william detectives ask you please call montgomery county major crimes division at 240-773-507 a 06789 and -- 5070. and callers can reman anonymous. but right now it's -- remain anonymous by right now it's important to find the child will if you have information, call. reporting live, sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >>> occupy san francisco protesters are targeting banks and they are doing everything they can to make sure they are head. police a
Mar 23, 2012 5:00am PDT
that says be careful. you are a black male, and you have to watch what you say, and what where you are, and watch when people are watching you. and to the point of being overly polite in situations, because i don't want people to be off put by my black maleness. >> do you feel it is -- i think there was a "washington post" columnist that called at it burden of other people's bear. >> absolutely. anybody who is outside of straight white maleness, you have to deal with other people's expectations and fear around who you are. you are constantly compensating for other people's fear. i asked my mom when she first had that discussion with me, and old. >> what would she tell an eight year old. >> we were in a store, and a plane store detective started following us around, and she said that's the store detective he thinks we're going to steal something. don't touch anything or put anything in your pocket that you don't intend to buy. i sometimes remind myself, did i touch something or put something in my pocket. stores. kicked out of stores and told never to come back, when
Mar 24, 2011 5:00pm EDT
images. how this group of baltimore artists plan to improve the black male image. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, >>> it is 5:30, 42 degrees and mostly cloudy. good evening. and thank you for staying with wjz's eyewitness news. here are some of the stories people are talking about tonight. anne arundel county police, looking for a man who snuck into homes today, touching women as they slept. suzanne collins is there as police search the pasadena neighborhood for clues. >> reporter: police are out in force today, warning homeowner about a groper. a man slipping into homes and touching women this their private areas as they sleep. when he flees, he takes purszs and cash. >> there's been several burglaries in your area. so we're passing out flyers. so if there's any information you may have. >> reporter: in the first burglary call, about 2:45 a.m., the first woman screamed before there was any sexual assault. >> reporter: in that case, the female reported there was a male victim in her bedroom. she yelled and he left. >> reporter: police got a call in a second location, where a 5
Apr 9, 2012 2:00am PDT
similar descriptions of the shooter and his accomplice. >> the gun man was a light-skinned black male with braids and the other was a dark-skinned male black. >> at the precinct eyewitnesses were shown hundreds of mug shots. none recognized the shooter, but one did pick out a photo of the dark-skinned male, the killer's accomplice. >> the dark-skinned black male was identified as darrely daniels who had a long criminal history. >> darrell daniels was picked up, placed in a lineup, and, after being identified by three eyewitnesses, he was charged with murder. next police focused on finding his accomplice. >> the police artist sketches a drawing of what the gunman purportedly looked like. >> this sketch was plastered all over harlem, a place where the streets talk and the cops were listening. pstiame in from all directions, but one name kept coming up over and over again. mustafa. >> i find out from three separate sources that a guy by the name of mustafa may have been the gunman. >> and those tipsters said mustafa fit the exact description of that sketch. >> he's a light-skinned male b
Sep 13, 2011 6:00am PDT
as a black male 15 years old, six feet 3-inch the tall weighing 300 pounds... >> the 911 calls went to both byron and discovery bay. the recording is telling residents to use the phone only incase of emergencies and stay inside and lock all doors and windows. they just started to tell you the descriptions. two black males both 15 years old, one 6-foot 3, 300 pounds and two hispanic males both 14, one is five feet 110-pounds. so far no information as to what offense they committed to be in this facility in the first place and we are still checking with the sheriff's office for that information. reporting live in byron, kraig debro ktvu channel 2 news. >>> police rammed into a liquor store. it happened around 10:00 last night. again the officer was responded to an armed robbery when he hit the curb and went straight into the store but again neither the officer for anyone inside the store was hurt we are told they have retained a suspect in connection with the robbery while the other had escaped. >>> two uc berkeley students have been detained in iran and we have a surprise announcement by the
Dec 31, 2011 11:00pm PST
described as a black male and a female. they were last seen in a four-restore american sedan. this murder is >> we are in crisis, all received the is in crisis with children's are getting built these babies are getting killed, two years old, through years old, five years old. >> this is crazy! i have kids. i cannot imagine what the parents are going through. a >> they're talking about more measures such as surveillance on top of food trucks such as that taco truck. banana-sam is missing and the latest on the arsonist. >>vicki: occupy oakland protesters have video 14/broadway. and even the 17th street with no arrests have been made. they have been ringing in the new year. >> banana-sam has been safe and sound! the golden gate park was the scene where it this passer- by when an area of brush was cleared and the exit coach him into his backpack! >> we will show you the amazing this please. sweetheart. we need to talk. i've seen your stunts online. i can explain... jumping a ramp in a shopping cart. so 2005. wait, what? and only 3 likes? honey, it's embarrassing. carol's son got over 12 milli
Feb 26, 2012 11:30am EST
, there was -- it's a challenge to be a young black male in this society. so in some ways the expectations are high, and no matter what he's done, and i think he's done a lot, for some people he'll never meet those expectations. >> you look at the republican side of the ledger, we were looking at the signing ceremony, the original signing ceremony for this back in 2003 when president bush was signing it, and who was standing there, a co-sponsor of this legislation, rick santorum, you got to know about him, do you think he's presidential timber. >> it's amazing to see rick in the role that he's playing. i'm not sure he believes all the things that he's saying. >> really? >> i'm not so sure. but he wanted to being president. that's the other side. >> are you saying you thinka he's more moderate than he appears? >> i just didn't think that i knew if he served in the house. >> how would you describe him, having worked alongside him? >> he was very supportive of this effort and i never, ever saw him take the type of position that he's taking now. >> on social issues, on the issues of race and taking car
Sep 7, 2012 12:00pm PDT
that it would be a random act. at this time we know there were two i believe black males that were seen leaving the scene dressed in black hooded sweatshirts. >> police say the victims were in a relationship and investigators have not yet determined a motive for the killings. >>> detectives say they are searching for two men who followed and alleged drug dealer to his home at 105th and beverly, try today rob him, then shot and killed him. also in oakland, a man was carjacked and called for help around 8:00 last night. he told officers she was shot in the >>> two wildfires are continuing to threaten more than two dozen homes, burning near the town of williams. they have burned nearly 10,000 acres and are only 20% contained. one indian reservation in the area has been evacuated. the biggest concern for crews today is that the flames could move over a ridge and closer to home. >>> a wildfire in the angeles national forest has burned nearly 4200 acres and is 69% contained. the fire broke out sunday afternoon, forcing evacuation of homes and four people received minor injuries. >>> cadaver dogs have
Feb 25, 2012 1:00pm PST
back you launched this campaign to recruit more black male teachers. >> we have a long way to go. it's been encouraging. the goal is not to have a black male teacher, the goal is to have a great black male teacher or great hispanic male teacher, great whatever teacher. >> duncan says in his new budget the department of education will offer brand-new incentives to encourage school districts to raise the pay scale for starting teachers. as a teacher himself, working to recruit graduates in atlanta, brandon believes more pay is only part of the solution. >> some are hesitant based on the salary. at the end of the day, salary shouldn't be one of the hugest factors. we should give back to our communities and educate our community. >> reporter: in washington, terence king says he is trying to do just that. >> they love to learn. my goal here every day is to make sure they love to learn and they are having fun. at the same time, making sure they can compete with anyone across the country when it comes to academics. >> reporter: king believes through his work here, he is preparing his boys t
Mar 31, 2012 11:00am PDT
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